New continuous range IOL approved for sale in Europe

|By:, SA News Editor

Abbott's (ABTTecnis Symfony Extended Range of Vision intraocular lens (IOL) gets CE Mark clearance for the treatment of cataract patients who may have a diminished ability to focus on near objects. It is the first IOL to offer patients a continuous range of vision with reduced incidence of halo and glare compared to a monofocal lens.